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Facebook unveils Instant Articles for a faster, better reading experience

May 18th, 2015

Millions of internet users across the globe get their daily dose of online news through Facebook. It takes about eight seconds for a news article to load on a phone under the existing system. For a mobile user, these eight seconds seem like eternity. As a solution, Facebook has introduced Instant Articles, which offers...

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Why have my Facebook likes decreased?

March 25th, 2015

Read about why Facebook’s update on decreasing page likes is a blessing in disguise Facebook has always made sure its users are engaged with relevant content. Taking another step towards this, the social media giants recently announced a new update to remove ‘memorialized or deactivated accounts from Page Likes counts. This means that likes...

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Facebook to Expand Global Internet with Drones and Satellites

April 17th, 2014

Soon, people living in the remotest parts of the globe will have access to basic Internet services. All thanks to Facebook, for its plans to expand global internet access with the help of drones and satellites.

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Facebook Buys Oculus VR for $2 bln

April 3rd, 2014

It seems Facebook is on a shopping spree after acquiring the messaging app, WhatsApp for $19 billion. In yet another big acquisition, Facebook has taken over Oculus VR Inc., the maker of virtual reality gaming headset Oculus Rift, for approximately $2 billion. The cost includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million shares of...

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Facebook to Flood Your Timeline with Video Adverts

December 28th, 2013

      Next time you see videos playing on their own in your Facebook newsfeed, just think your timeline is getting livelier. Video adverts, as they call it, is the latest addition from Facebook to keep the audience glued to the social media platform. With the introduction of auto-play video adverts on the timeline,...

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#Tags and Beyond in Facebook

July 17th, 2013

Introduction of clickable hashtags by Facebook, similar to that of Twitter, turned out to be a revolution as people got involved in real-time global conversations. Many of us know what a hashtag is and how it works. To put it simple, Hashtags turn topics and phrases into clickable links and helps people find posts...

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